e-Learning Today TV – The End of Education as We Know It

Episode 1 – March 18, 2010

(Episode Length: 16 minutes, 51 seconds)

Intro

Pick Me Up

  • DelectABLE deli– School offers special education students the chance to work and gain real world experience.

Current E-vents

Dotcom

  • Meet Me At The Corner– virtual field trips for kids
    • Video podcasts for kids by kids
    • Showcasing different places and events
  • Jimmi Rocks – Under the Sea Adventures– underwater educational themed site
    • Educational games, activities, lessons
    • Interactive, colorful, animated
  • Math Live!interactive educational math site
    • Animated lessons
    • Colorful, real life applications

Hash Tag Talk

  • Edchat- teachers and educators discussing topics on twitter
    • How to physically change schools
    • Teaching methods with at-risk students

Watch and Learn

  • Gotta Keep Reading- reading inspired music video
    • Black Eyed Peas inspired song
    • Inspire children to enjoy reading and prepare for the FCAT
    • Gained national recognition and featured on Oprah

Blogger of the Week

  • Dan Brown– open letter to educators
    • Empowers students to be creative and develop new ideas

Teach This

  • Classtools.net- make your own Flash based applications
    • Host on blogs, websites, etc

E-freebies

  • The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives- library of free manipulatives
    • Free, interactive, web-based manipulatives
    • Every strand of mathematics
  • The KidsKnowIt Network– free tools for teachers
    • Games, activities, worksheets
    • Variety of topics
  • Neo K12– source for educational videos and lessons
    • Videos watched and reviewed to ensure quality

Random Fact

The tongue of a blue whale weighs about as much as a full-grown elephant or a 2005 Hummer H2 SUV. 

The average lead pencil will draw a line 35 miles long or write approximately 50,000 English words.

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